14/08/2014 16:40 BST | Updated 20/05/2015 10:12 BST

Pharrell Williams Dances With Meryl Streep And Lupita Nyong'o At The Oscars 2014

If there was one man who could be counted on to get the front row at the Oscars 2014 up on their feet, it was Pharrell Williams.

During his performance of 'Happy,' Pharrell approached Academy Award nominees Lupita Nyong'o, Jennifer Lawrence, Meryl Streep and Amy Adams and encouraged them to join in.

How did they react? By showing off their killer moves, of course.

Lupita Nyong'o looked the most excited at the prospect of dancing with the man of the moment, but Meryl put on her best shimmy too...

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As did Amy Adams, who by the looks of things, couldn't help but throw her arms above her head in response to Pharrell's arrival in front of her...

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Looks like this year's Oscars got off to a good start. Where would we be without Pharrell and his hat?

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